How to Negotiate Better Payer Contracts

Providers should look up Medicare reimbursement rates for their practice's locality.

Failure From Polycystic Disease Better

Patients are more likely to receive a kidney transplant and less likely to die.

Common Chemicals Lower Testosterone

Chemicals found in many household products may reduce androgen levels in both sexes.

Kidney Injury Linked to Antipsychotics

1 in 20 older adults who initiated these medications were hospitalized with AKI within 90 days.

Why Not Business Class Dialysis?

Dr. Kalantar-Zadeh: Would any heterogeneity in the choice of additional services be unethical or implausible?

Quiz: Glomerulonephritis Prognosis ?

A 42-year-old Vietnamese man presented for evaluation of microscopic hematuria and apparent CKD.

CME: FSGS Talking Points

Distinguishing primary from secondary FSGS is crucial because the treatment approaches and therapeutic goals differ.

Ongoing Clinical Trials

Our website has the latest ongoing clinical trials in nephrology and urology.

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Risk of Urine Leak After Nephron-Sparing Surgery

Risk of Urine Leak After Nephron-Sparing Surgery

A 66-year-old man with an incidentally discovered 4.5 cm renal mass with RENAL Nephrometry Score of 2+2+3+p+3=10p underwent a left ...

Assessing Prognosis in a Common Type of Glomerulonephritis?

Assessing Prognosis in a Common Type of Glomerulonephritis?

A 42-year-old Vietnamese man presented for evaluation of microscopic hematuria and apparent chronic kidney disease.

His serum creatinine had ranged from ...

Renal Angiomyolipoma: Trust Few, Do Wrong to None

Renal Angiomyolipoma: Trust Few, Do Wrong to None

A 66-year-old woman is found to have an incidental 5 x 4 x4 cm left upper pole renal mass on ...

A Case of Familial Polyuria

A Case of Familial Polyuria

An 18-year-old male transferred to a local chronic kidney disease clinic. He has a history of polyuria since birth. He ...

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